I attended the University of Wyoming for my undergraduate degree in Business... more
I attended the University of Wyoming for my undergraduate degree in Business Administration, and then also for my juris doctorate in 1997. After graduation from law school, I took my first job as an attorney with Gonnella & Sullivan in Idaho Falls, Idaho, where I worked exclusively in high net worth estate planning. I left there in 2000 and moved to Las Vegas to pursue a job opportunity with ... view profile
"Estate" is the legal term used to define your property and money—basically, everything that belongs to you. Estate planning attorneys tell you different strategies you can use to transfer your belongings after you die. By planning your estate, you can maximize its value by minimizing taxes and eliminating court costs and interference. Estate planning attorneys also help you control and protect your estate during your lifetime, by writing documents that allow you to transfer property and money to children, charities, or others in a way you desire.